On a recent balmy July afternoon, Valria "Val" Screen stands in the living room of George Williams's Allapattah house, chatting up the 83-year-old homeowner and voter about her desire to replace Audrey Edmonson as his county commissioner. The 43-year-old attorney, sporting pearl earrings and a matching necklace, wears white sneakers, dark jeans, and a white campaign T-shirt that displays her pretty portrait. She speaks in a deliberate, soothing voice, relaying her story about growing up in Brownsville as well as her credentials... More >>>